What are carriers and vectors?

A carrier can transmit disease to another organism without showing any symptoms which is an infected organism eg: HIV carriers whereas a vector is an organism in which the disease is transported from an infected person to a healthy person. eg: Mosquito,fungi etc. Carrier is actually disease whereas vector is not a disease but disease free organism.

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